The City of Brighton’s popular Trash Bash for Brighton residents is set to return on Friday, April 29 and Saturday, April 30. The drop-off trash disposal program for large items will take place both days from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. at the Brighton Wastewater Treatment Facility located at 325 North Kuner Road (Brighton Street entrance). In addition, the City will provide pick-up service for the elderly or those with special needs on April 27 and 28. To request a pick-up, please call 303-655-2087.
For Trash Bash, acceptable items include:
- Appliances (no refrigerators or freezers)
- Carpet (must be cut up)
- Lawn/yard equipment
- Mattresses/box springs
- Branches (must be cut to less than five feet in length and bundled securely)
- Nail-free lumber (less than eight feet in length)
**Small loose items must be containerized and total weight must be relative to the type of container.
This service is for City of Brighton residents only. No commercial or industrial facilities will be allowed. A City of Brighton water bill or suitable proof of residence (i.e. driver’s license) is required. A suggested donation of $10 will help to defray the cost of the service. Car and light pickup tires will be accepted for a fee of $7 each; oversized pickup tires for $10 each and semi truck tires for $20 each. Residents with large trailers could be asked to unload items by themselves in an effort to keep the line moving.
Items not allowed include household trash, commercial waste, concrete/home improvement project debris, grass clippings, televisions, computers, air conditioners/freezers, microwaves/refrigerators, office electrical equipment, car bodies, smoke detectors, all liquids, paint, motor oil, pesticides, chemicals, toxic, corrosive or explosive materials or any sealed containers with unknown contents.
Trash Bash will return for a second time this year in the fall on Friday, Sept. 23 and Saturday, Sept. 24. The City will also provide pick-up service for the elderly or those with special needs on Sept. 21 and 22.
For more information, please call 303-655-2087.